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+ Free Agent Status: FA
Biography Data
Positions: 1B-1905, OF-30, DH-15, RF-4, P-1
Proper Name: Lyle Stefan Overbay
Born: January 28, 1977 (38.302)
Place Centralia, Washington
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 215 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Centralia (Centralia,WA)
College: University of Nevada
Drafted: 1999 -- 18th round (538th overall) by Arizona Diamondbacks (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 19,2001 (24.234)
TBC Player ID:165
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-10-31 - Granted free agency More
Prospect Ranks:[2003]MLB #65 ARI #3 [2002]ARI #4
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Milwaukee Brewers (2014-01-20)
Organizations:ARI, MIL, TOR, PIT, ATL, NYA
Signed by:Brian Guinn
Pitch Repertoire Changeup (50.00%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (33.33%) -- Curveball (16.67%)
Fastball Velocity:

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    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-10-311bFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-04-20Milwaukee Brewers1bActive-MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLBActivated from Paternity Leave list40man
    2014-04-17Milwaukee Brewers1bPat LeaveMilwaukee BrewersMLBPlaced on Paternity Leave list40man
    2014-03-30Milwaukee Brewers1bActive-MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-01-20Milwaukee Brewers1bMinorsMilwaukee BrewersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-10-311bFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-03-31New York Yankees1bActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2013-03-26New York Yankees1BMinorsNew York YankeesMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2013-03-261BFAMLBReleased by Red Sox---
    2013-02-01Boston Red Sox1BMinorsBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-10-29-1BFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-09-01Atlanta Braves1bActive-MLBAtlanta BravesMLBContract purchased from Gwinnett (AAA)40man
    2012-08-22Atlanta Braves1BMinorsGwinnettAAASigned to minor league contract---
    2012-08-06-1BFA-MLBReleased by Diamondbacks---
    2012-07-30Arizona Diamondbacks1bDFAArizona DiamondbacksMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2012-06-08Arizona Diamondbacks1bActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLBActivated from Paternity List40man
    2012-06-06Arizona Diamondbacks1bPat LeaveArizona DiamondbacksMLBPlaced on Paternity Leave List40man
    2012-05-03Arizona Diamondbacks1bActive-MLBArizona DiamondbacksMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Diamondbacks
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Diamondbacks
    Released by Pirates
    Signed by Pirates
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Blue Jays (4-year extension) to avoid arbitration
    Traded by Brewers to Blue Jays for Dave Bush, Gabe Gross and Lyle Overbay
    Traded by Diamondbacks with Jorge De La Rosa, Chris Capuano, Chad Moeller, Craig Counsell and Junior Spivey to Brewers for Noochie Varner, Shane Nance and Richie Sexson.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Arizona Diamondbacks in 18th round (538th overall) of 1999 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Milwaukee Brewers$ 1,500,0004021556$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013New York Yankees$ 490,000775360$ 490,000$ 3,017,275
    2012Atlanta Braves$ 1,000,0004181554$ 480,000$ 2,952,482
    2012Arizona Diamondbacks$ 1,000,0004182054$ 480,000$ 2,952,482
    2011Pittsburgh Pirates$ 5,000,000184680$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-12-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1m)
    2011Arizona Diamondbacks$ 5,000,000184580$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-12-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1m)
    2010Toronto Blue Jays$ 7,950,000110288$ 400,000$ 2,812,5942010-12-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($5m)
    2009Toronto Blue Jays$ 7,950,000114486$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Toronto Blue Jays$ 6,750,000133686$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Toronto Blue Jays$ 1,350,0003721454$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-01-15 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2007-2010 ($24m) Avoided arbitration. $3.8m signing bonus
    2006Toronto Blue Jays$ 2,525,0002701267$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($2.525m)
    2005Milwaukee Brewers$ 446,0005181343$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.446m)
    2004Milwaukee Brewers$ 326,0006101933$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Arizona Diamondbacks$ 300,000703220$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Arizona Diamondbacks$ 200,000757360$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Arizona Diamondbacks$ 200,000771290$ 200,000$ 1,897,758

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